The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 36 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 15 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.63% 2.02% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.12% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 14
Median daily rate £550 £555 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £430 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £568 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.75 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -2.87%
Solutions Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
540 756 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.74% 95.58% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 493 449
Median daily rate £363 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 35
Median hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.20 £26.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Wiltshire region.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +16 14 £550 -2.22%
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Banking
3 19 (43.18%) TOGAF
4 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 14 (31.82%) SOA
5 14 (31.82%) Scrum
6 13 (29.55%) Windows
7 12 (27.27%) Middleware
8 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (25.00%) UML
8 11 (25.00%) Use Case
8 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (25.00%) SDLC
9 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.73%) VMware
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (13.64%) SQL
13 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
14 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
14 5 (11.36%) Zachman Framework
14 5 (11.36%) Linux
14 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
14 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
15 4 (9.09%) Confluence

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Confluence
2 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Hudson
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 24 (54.55%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) REST
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) WSDL
2 4 (9.09%) XML
2 4 (9.09%) XSD
3 1 (2.27%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) EPoS
1 2 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (4.55%) RIA
1 2 (4.55%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) TOGAF
2 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 14 (31.82%) Scrum
3 14 (31.82%) SOA
4 11 (25.00%) SDLC
4 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.00%) UML
4 11 (25.00%) Use Case
5 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
6 5 (11.36%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) Migration
7 4 (9.09%) MODAF
7 4 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) ABAP
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) HL7
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Xen
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (9.09%) ZABBIX
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) Adobe
5 2 (4.55%) hybris
6 1 (2.27%) Brocade
6 1 (2.27%) BT
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk